Parent Resource Center for Special Ed

  • The CCPS Parent Resource Center for Special Education exists to provide a resource for parents, educators, and the community that will benefit all youth with disabilities. The center provides training, resources, and linkages between the school and community. Staffed by parents and educators, the center activities include but Center are not limited to the following:

    • Maintain a lending library of articles, newsletters, books, and videotapes on a wide range of special education topics such as special education law, types of disabilities, support groups, and recreational opportunities.
    • Seek ways to encourage and strengthen communication between parents and school personnel.
    • Refer families to local support groups, workshops, and advocacy groups.
    • Provide an opportunity for families to network and share ideas and experiences.
    • Link experienced parents to parents of newly identified children with similar special needs.
    • Offer support to parents who need someone to talk to on an individual basis in a confidential, supportive atmosphere.

    The CCPS Parent Resource Center for Special Education is a cooperative program that includes the:

     familysupport Family Support Network of the Cecil County Infants & Toddlers Program
    Family Support Network Coordinator

     partnersforsuccess Partners for Success of the Cecil County Public Schools Special Education Program
    Katie Seymour - Partners For Success Coordinator

    PreschoolPartners Preschool Partners Program
    Mary Amerman -  Pre-School Partners Coordinator

    *If Cecil County Public Schools are closed, the PRC office will be closed.
    *If CCPS is delayed due to inclement weather, PRC events for that day will be canceled.

PRC Resources

PRC Hours

  • Gilpin Manor Elementary
    203 Newark Ave
    Elkton, MD 21921 


    2019-2020 Hours

    Monday 8:00AM-3:00PM
    Tuesday 8:00AM-3:00PM
    Wednesday  8:00AM-2:00PM
    Thursday By Appointment
    Friday By Appointment

     Please note that staff members are frequently off-site for meetings or workshops.  Please call before visitng to ensure there is someone available to meet with you.


Upcoming Closings / Schedule Changes

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  • For a direct link to the PRC Calendar click HERE